COVID-19 case confirmed at federal prison in Agassiz, B.C.

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) has confirmed a case of COVID-19 at the Mountain Institution, a federal prison in Agassiz. The CSC says the patient is one of a … Read More

Coronavirus confirmed at B.C. women’s prison

The first case of COVID-19 at a federal women’s prison in B.C. has been confirmed. The Union of Canadian Correctional Officers said Friday that one of its officers at the … Read More

Coronavirus: 23 inmates, 3 staff infected as COVID-19 outbreak in B.C. prison worsens

Twenty-three inmates and three correctional officers have now tested positive for COVID-19 at a B.C. prison. The medium-security Mission Institution is the epicentre of the country’s worst prison outbreak of … Read More